Become a Mentor

 
 
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Why Mentoring?

Because we believe that people grow better together. Our mentors are the backbone of EDGE, providing the support and guidance that young leaders need to fuel their personal, professional, and spiritual growth. EDGE is a community made up of mentors across the country with a wide variety of backgrounds, careers, and areas of expertise, but all with one shared passion: sharing their experiences to invest in tomorrow’s leaders.

 
 

 Mentor Requirements

At least 35 years old
Experienced business or community leader
A strong Christian faith

 
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Mentoring Options

  • Guest Mentor
  • Serves as a guest speaker during an EDGE call, in person or virtually
  • Commitment
    At least once a quarter
    3-4 hours
  • Term
    Renewed annually
  • Topics to Cover
    Your area of expertise, as it connects to EDGE's framework
  • Signed Statement of Faith?
    Yes
  • Apply
  • Group Mentor
  • Leads mentees through conversations about work, home and faith
  • Commitment
    Twice a month
    3-4 hours
  • Term
    At least one year
  • Topics to Cover
    EDGE group mentoring curriculum or topics relevant to mentees
  • Signed Statement of Faith?
    Yes
  • Apply
  • Platform Mentor
  • Hosts a one-hour session for all EDGE members to attend virtually
  • Commitment
    At least once a year
    3-4 hours
  • Term
    Renewed Annually
  • Topics to Cover
    Topics that are agreed upon between the mentor and EDGE
  • Signed Statement of Faith?
    No
  • Coming Soon
 
 

What Our Mentors are Saying

 
 
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Kristen Newton

Former DJ
Indiana Pacers

“Finding genuine community is so hard, but it’s so worth it. That’s what I’m finding with the girls that I mentor – both in and outside of EDGE – and those that I walk alongside.”

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Adam Wright

Global Brand Director
Eli Lilly & Company

“EDGE encourages me to pay it forward, and to pass on the things I've learned along the way, both big and small, from my successes and failures.”

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Halle Simpson

Business & Life Coach

“Mentors have been invaluable in my life – offering wisdom, understanding, and stretching me to new heights. I'm excited to pay it forward now as an EDGE mentor.”

 
 
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Become a Mentor in 3 Steps

 

01

Application

Create your account on our online platform, EDGE Connect, and proceed to complete your application, which should take 20-30 minutes.

02

Queue

 We'll review your application and be in touch about next steps. You'll be placed in the queue and added to our email list.

03

Group Assignment

If we've determined there's a good fit, you'll be onboarded and we'll provide you with the content you need to lead your group!